Lessons from ‘Spotlight’

Michael Keaton, Walter Robinson

Michael Keaton (left) and Walter Robinson (right). Photo courtesy of Walter Robinson.

In “Lessons From ‘Spotlight’: The Pulitzer-winning journalism behind the Oscar-winning film,” meet the journalist, Walter Robinson, whose work inspired the film. April 12, 5 p.m., Memorial Union Building Theatre II. Free and open to the public.

“The Boston Globe’s” Walter V. Robinson led a team of reporters that uncovered sweeping sexual abuse by Catholic clergy in New England and beyond. The investigation won the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service and inspired the 2016 Oscar-winning movie “Spotlight.”

Join Robinson for a conversation about investigative journalism, the role of the press and more.

This event is made possible by the generous support of the McLean Family Fund for Journalism Excellence at UNH.

Please contact the UNH English Department for more information at (603) 862-1313.

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